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In the midst of a pandemic The Wilderness Society shows a callous disregard for Victorian workers in an essential industry

On the same day the Victorian Government announced that, due to CoVid-19 lockdowns, the state economy will likely be in a deep recession with the loss of potentially tens of thousands of jobs, The Wilderness Society has taken its extremist campaign against the state’s sustainably-managed native forest industries to an Read more…

By Natalie Kimber, ago
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VIC RFAs extensions welcome, but Andrews’ plan to close the timber industry still casts shadow over its future

1 April 2020 The peak associations representing Victoria’s sustainable native timber industries have cautiously welcomed today’s announcement of the Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) extension, but considerable uncertainty still surrounds the Andrews Government’s plan to close down the industry by 2030. The Victorian Association of Forest Industries Inc. (VAFI) the Australian Read more…

By Natalie Kimber, ago

The Victorian Association of Forest Industries (VAFI) is the peak body for the Victorian forest and wood products industry.

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